Saturday, April 4, 2009
9:13 AM (Crack of Light)
…through a crack of light I was unable to find my way, just one of the many quotable lines from a surprising proto-punk anthem called Seven and Seven Is by LA-based based hippie band Love , though the real kick is imparted by the driving force of the music which never lets up and finishes early, qualities which everyone but The Ramones abandoned in the ‘70s, which is interesting to me, but my imaginary corpus of readers is saying WHO CARES, to which I have to reply that heart of hearts, I do believe that somewhere out there are people who care - who find that their world makes the most sense when they are listening to music, for whom listening to records is not relaxing, but involving, driving, inspiring, who have the capacity to find success and failure, heartbreak and redemption in their music on a daily basis, who are like Rob Fleming in High Fidelity, and who, like him, suffer for it but never apologize for who they are - and that its just a question of finding them or letting them find me…
Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom)
This might just be my all time favourite fan apart post :)
i really, really, really like.
Glad you're saying this out loud. I wasn't exactly a fan of the signboard on your blog which said that music doesn't matter.
A toast of single malt to that!
i lost that header when my comp crashed. damn. i liked that one. the words were actually the starting lines of 'Tubthumping'
Post a Comment